Subject Overview

Geography is multi-disciplinary, drawing together many  parts of the academic curriculum. It includes the study  of social geography, economic geography, cultural geography, Urban Geography, biogeography, environmental  geography and geomorphology. There are many interlinkages  between these different elements.

Geography A Level will leave many further education and career doors open. Most importantly, it will give you both breadth and depth of study. The specific skills that are also required are numeracy and literacy. The Geographer’s ability to analyse and synthesise different information, and the ability to solve problems and communicate both orally and in written form, is an essential skill.